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  Reply # 406413 18-Nov-2010 20:41 Send private message

IlDuce: My most recently purchased car, a 1998 Ford Mondeo, when it came time to sell, nobody wanted it. I dropped the price down and down, and in the end it was $300 and STILL nobody wanted it, so I took the goodies off and kicked it in, then took it to the car crusher...

Sorry: but it was a Ford. What did you expect Tongue out never heard the term:

Fix
Or
Repair
Daily

Sorry, don't mean to be harsh. There is no resale on cars in this country; luck of the draw.




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  Reply # 406417 18-Nov-2010 20:47 Send private message

c71931f:
1gkar:
c71931f:
1gkar: Another one for Altezza. In my case, the sport wagon Gita. 2 litre v6 in-line auto. Very smooth drive & the better build quality associated with Lexus. Enough room for overnight bags & golf clubs or two Wink




Are you a member on http://altezzaclub.org.nz/ ?Cool 
Haven't worried about it. Occasionally visited the forum about servicing tips, etc. but had more luck on the UK site.


What one? i know of several uk altezza/is200/etc site's Cool  
Cheap part's FTW  
This one.

Also, found a great online service site from somewhere on there:




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Reply # 406425 18-Nov-2010 21:08 Send private message

maverick:
coffeebaron:


Nothing but Ford XR goodness!

  



No such thing Fraser .... Tongue out


Funny... I thought Fraser was a (ex now) dirty Westie...

/me hides.




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  Reply # 406448 18-Nov-2010 21:35 Send private message

nate:
maverick:
coffeebaron:


Nothing but Ford XR goodness!

  



No such thing Fraser .... Tongue out


Funny... I thought Fraser was a (ex now) dirty Westie...

/me hides.



Maybe that's why I had to leave; so at home now with Ford driving Waikato cow cockys.
 




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  Reply # 406500 18-Nov-2010 23:31 Send private message

Current car is an '01 VX Commodore S, caused me an inordinate amount of grief in the first couple of years but now I should be set for years to come. Previous car was a Honda Prelude which I owned for 12 years, took it from 70K to well over 200K. Loved that car and I felt guilty for ditching her for the newer, prettier car. A broken radiator and cracked head later, I wondered if it had been a good decision! Another 10 years driving and I'll be happy.

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  Reply # 963007 8-Jan-2014 09:17 Send private message

I know this thread is a bit dated...But I have a new ride and I need to show off somehow!  It's technically my girlfriend's car, but I'll ignore that slight technicality for now.  I'm on the insurance, that's all that matters. ;)
Here she/he is.  No name yet.  Needs a little work here and there, but will be a good fun car soon hopefully.  It's a '97 Toyota Caldina GT-T (2.0L Turbo) and all the extras.

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  Reply # 963029 8-Jan-2014 09:32 Send private message

2010 Can Am Spyder RS. Just clicked over 50000 Kms






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  Reply # 963048 8-Jan-2014 09:45 Send private message

psychrn: 2010 Can Am Spyder RS. Just clicked over 50000 Kms




Well technically that is a car I suppose ;-)






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  Reply # 963051 8-Jan-2014 09:46 Send private message

07 Honda Accord Euro It's Pearl (not white, Pearl!)

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  Reply # 963052 8-Jan-2014 09:49 Send private message

A Nissan 200sx - like this picture I grabbed off the internet. It's a 1994 model and I've had it since 1998. Stock standard turbo manual, and has not been mucked about with nor thrashed to death. :)



Great cars, damn shame Nissan stupidly stopped making them. The only possible replacement these days could be the Toyota 86 / Subaru BRZ.

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  Reply # 963053 8-Jan-2014 09:49 Send private message

Had to do it.

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  Reply # 963055 8-Jan-2014 09:51 Send private message


2003 Ford Futura

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  Reply # 963056 8-Jan-2014 09:52 Send private message

TimA: Had to do it.

No pictures in your post







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  Reply # 963057 8-Jan-2014 09:53 Send private message

Mark:
psychrn: 2010 Can Am Spyder RS. Just clicked over 50000 Kms




Well technically that is a car I suppose ;-)

Yes a car rego plate !!





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  Reply # 963062 8-Jan-2014 09:55 Send private message

psychrn:
TimA: Had to do it.

No pictures in your post


Works for me.
Silly drop box.





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